Mount Gilead is a very small village located in the state of Ohio. With a population of 3,653 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Mount Gilead is the 320th largest community in Ohio.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Mount Gilead is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mount Gilead is a village of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mount Gilead who work in office and administrative support (13.78%), sales jobs (9.71%), and management occupations (6.64%).
Being a small village, Mount Gilead does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of Mount Gilead citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.06% of adults 25 and older in Mount Gilead have a college degree.
The per capita income in Mount Gilead in 2010 was $22,918, which is middle income relative to Ohio and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $91,672 for a family of four. However, Mount Gilead contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Mount Gilead home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mount Gilead residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Mount Gilead include English, Irish, Scots-Irish, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Mount Gilead is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and Italian.